Vadim is twenty-two. He's a sound engineer and a downer. He's going to Canada in three months. Forever. Before the departure he's assigned to record the voice of a very rare bird, which ...
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Vadim is twenty-two. He's a sound engineer and a downer. He's going to Canada in three months. Forever. Before the departure he's assigned to record the voice of a very rare bird, which dwells only in the Transcarpathian mountains of Ukraine.Written by
I sincerely have been waiting for the opportunity to write about good Ukrainian cinema for a long time. I even prepared an argument: it is not so important that this film is Ukrainian, the main thing is that it is good. However in case of My Thoughts Are Silent the fact that the film is Ukrainian is definitely important. This is a deeply national story, our laughter and our tears. Balancing on the finest line between entertaining and author's cinema, the film is about a typical Ukrainian family consisting of a mother and son, it's a road movie through the flowering spring Transcarpathia (the obvious comparison with "Everything Is Illuminated" is not entirely justified but if you sweep away persuasion - it turns out that Thoughts are better), the most accurate getting into the types; recognizable, like, everything! And at the same time it's not a hopeless Russian-Leviathan life description, but a nagging life. So here we are - honest 8.5 , Irma Vitovskaya is beyond praise. It seems that this is a turning point for Ukrainian cinema after which it's really important not to lower the bar
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